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WIBA awards $15,000 grant to WATC students

WICHITA, Kan. – On Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. the Wichita Independent Business Association (WIBA) presented the WATC Foundation (WATC Foundation) with a $15,000 grant to support students with scholarships to further their education. These scholarships will be split among students in the IT (Information Technology) and Wichita Promise programs. The scholarships are [...]

WIBA awards $15,000 grant to WATC students2016-08-24T12:59:31+00:00

WATC students earn 23 medals at SkillsUSA Kansas

Each year WSU Tech has representatives from many of our programs compete in SkillsUSA. We are proud to announce that at the 2016 Kansas state competition WSU Tech walked away with 12 gold medals, from 11 WSU Tech students, 8 silver medals and 3 bronze medals.  From these results 11 WSU Tech students will be [...]

WATC students earn 23 medals at SkillsUSA Kansas2016-05-04T08:50:13+00:00

Industry leaders continue to show support of WATC

Wichita, Kan - April 11, 2016, Nick Pinchuk, Chairman and CEO of Snap-on Incorporated, and other Snap-on representatives made a surprise visit to WSU Tech’s main campus, the National Center for Aviation Training (NCAT). Snap-on has been a long time partner of WSU Tech by providing equipment and tools for students, funding for lab renovations [...]

Industry leaders continue to show support of WATC2016-04-29T14:29:50+00:00

WATC Community Open House and Ribbon Cutting

WICHITA, Kan. – WSU Tech hosted a community Open House Thursday, April 28 from 3 to 7 p.m. at their Southside Center (4501 E. 47th St. S.) and Grove campus (301 S. Grove). There were over 350 people in attendance at the two campuses.  This was the first opportunity for those in attendance to apply [...]

WATC Community Open House and Ribbon Cutting2016-04-29T13:37:31+00:00

WATC announces new scholarship program called Wichita Promise

WSU Tech develops new program titled Wichita Promise that will pay tuition and fees and provide a guaranteed job interview to those who train in select high-demand career fields. WICHITA, Kan. - WSU Tech announces Wichita Promise, a scholarship program that will pay tuition and fees for specific, high-wage, high-demand jobs. Sheree Utash, President of [...]

WATC announces new scholarship program called Wichita Promise2016-04-18T11:42:15+00:00

WATC hosts 5th annual iTRAC conference

WICHITA, Kan. — WSU Tech hosted the fifth annual iTRAC conference Friday, March 4, 2016. iTRAC (Innovative Technology to Recharge and Connect) took place at WSU Tech’s main campus, the state-of-the-art National Center for Aviation Training at 4004 N Webb Road in Wichita, Kansas. 178 higher education faculty and staff from Kansas and surrounding states were in [...]

WATC hosts 5th annual iTRAC conference2016-03-10T10:59:36+00:00

WATC’s second-annual CTE signing day

$100,000 in scholarships for the fall 2016 semester offered to high school students who want to pursue technical education at WSU Tech WICHITA, Kan. – More than $100,000 awaited graduating high school students intending to pursue career and technical education (CTE) at WSU Tech . The scholarships were awarded at WSU Tech’s second-annual CTE Signing Day Feb. [...]

WATC’s second-annual CTE signing day2016-02-22T15:22:26+00:00

Bridgestone makes generous donation to Auto Service program

WSU Tech Automotive Service program receives generous donation from Bridgestone Americas Trust Fund WICHITA, Kansas —Bridgestone Americas Trust Fund donates $1000 to WSU Tech’s Automotive Service Technology program for four years. Ken Powers, Area Manager of Bridgestone Retail Operations presented the award to Scott Lucas, Chief Instructional Officer of Career and Technical Education, WSU Tech, [...]

Bridgestone makes generous donation to Auto Service program2016-02-15T16:47:43+00:00

WATC graduates to complete criminal justice degree at WSU

WSU Tech and WSU sign a 2+2 agreement in hopes to provide the community with better applicants for local law enforcement agencies. WICHITA, Kan. – Officials from Wichita State University (WSU) and WSU Tech signed an agreement Dec. 17, 2015 that allows students who complete an associate of applied science degree in police science at [...]

WATC graduates to complete criminal justice degree at WSU2016-01-12T12:53:18+00:00

Machining School

Are you looking for machining schools in KS? Students who take machining classes learn the skills and knowledge needed in various manufacturing procedures and operations. If you have searched for machining schools near me, you do not need to look much further. The WSU Tech machining program has the ability to prepare you for a [...]

Machining School2016-01-04T12:13:18+00:00

Help choosing a career path

When you a looking for help choosing a career path, where do you go? Asking a friend or family member for help when choosing a career path is one way. Another option is to speak with a career counselor. At WSU Tech we have a Career Services department that can help assist students in determining [...]

Help choosing a career path2015-12-18T15:57:18+00:00

Robotics

Robotics in Wichita, KS continues to grow. As advancements in the field develop and industries such as manufacturing and aviation depend on robots to do things that humans can not, there is a higher demand for a skilled workforce in robotics. Earning a degree in robotics or robotics engineering can lead to rewarding and in demand [...]

Robotics2015-12-15T14:30:49+00:00

Sheree Utash named new president of WATC

WICHITA, Kan. – The Sedgwick County Technical Education and Training Authority (SCTETA), which serves as the governing board of WSU Tech , announced today it has appointed Sheree Utash to the position of president. Utash has been serving as interim president at WSU Tech since July 2015. Prior to that, Utash served as the vice [...]

Sheree Utash named new president of WATC2015-12-14T15:06:59+00:00

Interior Design

A lot of people think that to be a successful interior designer you have to have years of training, live in a metropolis, it’s simply a hobby or there isn’t any money in it. Like most myths, none of these are true. There are many opportunities for a career in interior design in Wichita, KS. [...]

Interior Design2015-11-18T16:49:34+00:00

Aerospace Coatings and Paint Technology

Whether you are looking for advanced training in Aerospace Coatings and Paint Technology or a short certificate in Airbrush Technology WSU Tech can fulfill those needs. Finding training in Wichita for Aerospace Coatings and Paint has never been easier. If you are looking for a career with growth potential and jobs in Wichita Aerospace [...]

Aerospace Coatings and Paint Technology2015-11-18T14:18:47+00:00

Dual Credit Courses

Are you a high school student? Are you looking for a way to get a jump start on your college education? Consider enrolling in dual credit courses while still in high school. WSU Tech offers dual credit courses in Wichita to USD 259 schools and many surrounding school districts such as Maize, Valley Center, [...]

Dual Credit Courses2015-11-13T10:39:10+00:00

WATC opens Veteran Student Center

WSU Tech opened a Military and Veteran Student Center at WSU Tech’s main campus, the National Center for Aviation Training (NCAT), on Friday, Nov. 6th. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held at 2:00 p.m. in room S209. Veteran groups including the American Legion Post 136 Riders were in attendance. Sheree Utash, Interim President of WSU [...]

WATC opens Veteran Student Center2015-11-06T15:45:19+00:00

Spirit AeroSystems offers guaranteed job interviews to graduates

Starting December 2015, all WSU Tech graduates from the Composites Technology program will receive a guaranteed interview for possible employment with Spirit AeroSystems. Spirit AeroSystems also guarantees job interviews for WSU Tech graduates in Sheet Metal Assembly. The Composites Technology program primarily focuses on composites in aviation but the technologies and skills can be applied [...]

Spirit AeroSystems offers guaranteed job interviews to graduates2015-10-16T11:10:13+00:00

WATC hosted third annual National Manufacturing Day

Over 230 students from eight area high schools heard from industry experts and experienced a day of hands-on career and technical education exploration. WICHITA, Kan. — In celebration of Manufacturing Day 2015, WSU Tech hosted its third annual event on October 2, 2015 at its main campus, the National Center for Aviation Training (NCAT). This event was [...]

WATC hosted third annual National Manufacturing Day2015-10-05T16:59:40+00:00

Dept. of Education awards $2.25 million grant to WATC

WSU Tech plans to implement new programs in Veterinarian Technician and Cardiac Sonography with first Title III grant in its 50-year history WICHITA, Kan. – WSU Tech has been awarded a 5-year, $2.25 million, Title III grant from the Department of Education. This is the first Department of Education grant that WSU Tech has received [...]

Dept. of Education awards $2.25 million grant to WATC2015-10-05T14:17:49+00:00
WSU Tech will be closed and classes will be canceled Wednesday, Dec. 5 in observance of the National Day of Mourning for President George H.W. Bush.
WSU Tech
4004 N Webb Rd
Wichita, Kansas, 67226
Phone: 316-677-9400